Baghdad The Security Media Cell announced the arrest of four terrorists, and the arrest of others according to various legal articles, including one accused of money laundering crimes, and the seizure of narcotics in Baghdad governorate.
The cell said in a statement that the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / received a copy of it: “The Lieutenant-General Ahmed Salim, commander of Baghdad operations, continues his field tours to the operations sectors and the areas around Baghdad, and his meetings with commanders and leaders of formations in the areas north of Baghdad, emphasizing the combat readiness and morale of the fighters and the principled approach in pursuing ISIS terrorist gangs, striking their hideouts, organized crime gangs and outlaws, and coordinating the intelligence efforts of all agencies and security services with the Intelligence and Security Department of the Baghdad Operations Command.
It added: “The operations resulted in the arrest of two suspects in accordance with Article 4/1 of terrorism by the Baghdad Security Department, one of whom lives in Nineveh Governorate and is in the capital, Baghdad, and the other is from Abu Ghraib district, west of Baghdad.”
It continued: “A force from the 44th Brigade in the Eleventh Infantry Division, based on accurate intelligence, arrested a suspect in accordance with Article (4/1) of terrorism in “Al-Dasim” area, east of Baghdad. In the same context, a force from the Intelligence Directorate of the Forces Command, The Federal Police arrested a suspect according to Article (4/1) of terrorism, who lives in Taji district, north of Baghdad.”
It indicated: “Our security forces in the Eleventh Infantry Division were able to arrest (6) defendants according to different legal articles, one of whom is accused of using narcotics within al-Rusafa areas.”
It pointed out: “A force from the First Division, Federal Police, in conjunction with a detachment from the Directorate of Combating Organized Crime, was able to arrest a suspect in accordance with Article (240 / money laundering crimes) in Al-Mashtal area, and in conjunction with Al-Madain Police, another suspect was arrested according to Article (406 / murder). In addition to the arrest of two accused of trading and using narcotic substances, they were seized in their possession (450) grams of crystal with (54) drug devices, two lighters, a scale, and bags for packing with a pistol and a quantity of narcotic pills, by a force from the Sixth Brigade Division. The second was arrested by the Federal Police, in cooperation with the Federal Intelligence and Investigation Agency and Al-Mansour Narcotics Division.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency